Senator Ellis's 2005 Press Releases

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Icon: Press ReleaseDecember 2, 2005
Reaction to Former Speaker Pete Laney's Retirement Announcement

Icon: Press ReleaseDecember 2, 2005
Reaction to Department of Justice Memo finding Congressional Redistricting plan flawed

Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 22, 2005
Statement of Senator Rodney Ellis on Supreme Court's School Finance Ruling

Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 17, 2005
Ellis Troubled by Latest Voter ID Revelations

Icon: Press ReleaseSeptember 7, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on Retirement of Senator Gonzalo Barrientos

Icon: Press ReleaseAugust 5, 2005
Senator Ellis Encourages Texans to Take Advantage of Sales Tax Holiday

Icon: Press ReleaseAugust 2, 2005
Eltife, Ellis File Teacher Pay Raise, School Textbook Financing Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 7, 2005
Ellis, Advocates Call on Legislature to Link Judicial Pay Raise &Indigent Defense Boost

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 1, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on House Tax Plan

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 3, 2005
Ellis Authors Legislation to Boost Jury Pay

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 1, 2005
Ellis, Advocates Lament Failure of Judicial Pay/Indigent Defense Boost

VideoJune 1, 2005
Press Conference on Indigent Defense

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 29, 2005
Fact Check: HB 268

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 29, 2005
Legislature Enacts Hochberg/Ellis Plan to Combat Rising Prescription Costs

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 25, 2005
Senate Passes Legislation to Require AIDS Screening of Releas

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 24, 2005
Ellis Legislation to Boost Jury Pay Approved by House

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 23, 2005
Senate Passes Ellis Amendment to Prevent Identity Theft

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 23, 2005
Senate Adopts Ellis Plan to Help Texans Reduce Prescription Drug Costs

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 20, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on Gay Marriage Amendment

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 18, 2005
Passes Ellis Legislation to Boost Jury Pay Approved by House Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 18, 2005
Senate Passes Ellis Board of Pardons & Paroles Meetings Legislation

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 16, 2005
Senate Passes Ellis Legislation to Boost Jury Pay

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 16, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on HJR 6: I Oppose

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 16, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on Decision to "Tag" Gay Marriage Legislation

VideoMay 12, 2005
Press Conference on Minimizing Risk in Texas Criminal Justice System

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 6, 2005
Statement on Passing of Joe Moreno

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 3, 2005
Senate Approves Ellis/Shapiro Amendment to Eliminate Tuition Dereg

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 28, 2005
Senate Passes Ellis Legislation to Find Additional Funding Sources for TEXAS Grants

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 27, 2005
Senate Votes to Increase Compensation for Wrongfully Imprisoned

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 25, 2005
Senate Passes Ellis Identity Theft Reform

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 25, 2005
Ellis Urges House to Restore Indigent Defense Funding

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 21, 2005
Senate Criminal Justice Committee Passes Innocence Commission Legislation

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 19, 2005
Ellis Legislation to Increase Compensation for Wrongfully Imprisoned Approved by Senate Criminal Justice Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 6, 2005
Shield Law Legislation Clears First Hurdle

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 6, 2005
Ellis: House Budget Lesser of Two Evils on TEXAS Grants

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 4, 2005
Ellis Legislation to Streamline Compensation for Wrongfully Imprisoned Process Approved by Senate

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 30, 2005
Ellis Increases Funding for Indigent Criminal Defense

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 30, 2005
Media Advisory: Journalist Shield Law to be Debated in Senate Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 23, 2005
Ellis Questions Spending Priorities

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 22, 2005
Ellis Legislation to Ensure Consular Notification Approved by Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 22, 2005
Ellis Legislation to Streamline Compensation for Wrongfully Imprisoned Process Approved by Senate Criminal Justice Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 14, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on Perry Criminal Justice Advisory Council

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 14, 2005
Ellis, Criminal Justice Advocates Call for Increased Funding for Indigent Criminal Defense

VideoMarch 14, 2005
Press Conference: Sen. Ellis Calls for Increased Funding for Indigent Criminal Defense

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 9, 2005
Van de Putte, Ellis Call for Swift Action on Consular Notification

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 9, 2005
Coleman, Ellis File Legislation to Provide Vital Funding to Texas Southern University

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 4, 2005
Ellis and Lucio Call for Emergency Status on Legislation to Ban Execution of Juveniles and Life Without Parole

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 3, 2005
Statement of Senator Rodney Ellis in Support of the House Democratic "Learn and Live" plan

VideoMarch 3, 2005
Press Conference: Sen. Wentworth, Ellis and Lucio on Student Regent Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 1, 2005
Ellis Praises Supreme Court Decision on Death Sentences for Juveniles

VideoMarch 1, 2005
Press Conference on "The death penalty for juvenile offenders"

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 1, 2005
Media Advisory: Ellis to Hold Press Conference on Supreme Court Decision Banning Death Sentences for Juvenile Offenders

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 24, 2005
Ellis, Geren: Let Voters Decide on Casino Gaming

VideoFebruary 24, 2005
Press Conference by Senator Ellis on Casino Legislation

VideoFebruary 24, 2005
Press Conference by Senator West on Racial Profiling with Senators Ellis and Van de Putte

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 23, 2005
Media Advisory: Ellis, Geren to Hold Press Conference to Announce Casino Legislation

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 22, 2005
Wednesday to be TEXAS Grant Day at the Capitol

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 22, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Seeks to Expand, Extend Sales Tax Holiday

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 16, 2005
Ellis, Hochberg Urge Swift Action on Rising Prescription Costs

Icon: Media BroadcastFebruary 16, 2005
Sen. Ellis press conference on Canadian pharmaceutical issues

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 15, 2005
Media Advisory: Ellis, Hochberg to Hold Press Conference on Reducing Costs on Prescription Drugs

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 10, 2005
Senator Ellis Urges Action on Identity Theft

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 3, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Statement on Safe Clear

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 1, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Condemns Credit Scoring Decision

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 28, 2005
Senator Rodney Ellis Files Multiple Criminal Justice Package

Icon: media broadcastJanuary 10, 2005
Senators Ellis, Barrientos and Shapleigh Hold Press Conference to Respond to Texas Department of Insurance Credit Scoring Study

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 7, 2005
Media Advisory: Consumer Advocates and Legislators to Hold Press Conference to Respond to Texas Department of Insurance Credit Scoring Study

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 3, 2005
Media Advisory: Barry Scheck of the Innocence Project to hold Press Conference to Address Crime Lab Reforms

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